Steve Albini, author of The Problem with Music, an essay published in 1993 challenging the efficiency and stability of the current music industry, delivered the keynote address Saturday at Melbourne's Face the Music Conference where he did an about face on several of his previous predicition. Albini applauded the internet's role in re-structuring the music industry and addressing prior inefficiencies in a way that he believes will enhance and uphold the music industry moving forward. I’m going to first explain a few things about myself. I’m 52 years old, I have been in bands continuously, and active in the music...

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